How much does a Composer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Composer in the United States is $26 as of November 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $22 and $31. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Composer?

A Composer (Latin compōnō; literally "one who puts together") is a musician who is an author of music in any form, including vocal music (for a singer or choir), instrumental music, electronic music, and music which combines multiple forms. A Composer may create music in any music genre, including, for example, classical music, musical theatre, blues, folk music, jazz, and popular music. Composers often express their works in a written musical score using musical notation. Many composers are, or were, also skilled performers of music....

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Reusser Design - Fort Wayne , IN
Laravel/PHP 8/Composer * JavaScript, Node.js/NPM, React * One or more database technologies, such as MySQL, MSSQL, PostgresQL, or MongoDB * One or more caching technologies, such as Redis ...
LinkedIn - 12 days ago
Logic Soft, Inc. - Charlotte , NC
... Composer, IBM Watson or similar platform. Demonstrated experience in Agile development, application design, software development, and testing Strong working experience with Java J2EE. Strong ...
Dice.com - 12 days ago
ATR International - Irvine , CA
Familiarity with other languages such as C#, Python or Java is desirable but not necessary.  Good working knowledge of ARM Assembly language or similar  Experience with Code Composer Studio ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
Mediavine - Washington , DC
We also use tools like Webpack, Composer, and Circle CI. It's not important that you love and deeply understand every tool in this stack, but it's important that you're committed to rolling up your ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
Conference Catalysts - Gainesville , FL
Familiarity with modern development and build tools including Git, SASS, Gulp, Composer, and/or Webpack with an awareness of best practices * Willingness to learn and take on new tasks while being a ...
LinkedIn - 14 days ago
Infogain - 76092 , TX
... Composer, Big Query, Spanner Experience in building REST Services and Documentation using Swagger Experience in open authenticationauthorization protocols and frameworks ex OAuth2, OpenID Connect ...
Dice.com - 9 days ago
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